NV Energy – RenewableGenerations Rebate Program

NV Energy – RenewableGenerations Rebate Program;
State: Nevada

  • Incentive Type: State Rebate Program
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Photovoltaics, Wind, Small Hydroelectric
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Residential, Nonprofit, Schools, Local Government, State Government, Agricultural, Other Public Buildings
  • Amount: Solar (Step 1, 2010-2011 program year):
  • Schools and public and other property, including non-profits and churches: $5.00 per watt AC
  • Residential and small business property: $2.30 per watt AC
  • Wind (Step 1, 2010-2011 program year):
  • Residential, small business, agriculture: $3.00 per watt
  • Schools and Public Buildings: $4.00 per watt
  • Small Hydro (Step 1, 2010-2011 program year):
  • Non-net metered systems: $2.80/W
  • Net metered systems: $2.50/W
  • Maximum Incentive: Solar (Step 1, 2010-2011 program year):
  • Public and other property, including non-profits and churches: $500,000
  • Schools: $250,000, or up to $500,000 if given permission by the utilities commission
  • Residential: $23,000
  • Small business property: $115,000
  • Wind (Step 1, 2010-2011 program year):
  • Residential: $180,000
  • Small Business: $750,000
  • Schools: $1.0 million
  • Agriculture: $1.5 million
  • Public Buildings: $2.0 million
  • Small Hydro (Step 1, 2010-2011 program year):
  • Non-net metered systems: $560,000
  • Net metered systems: $500,000
  • Eligible System Size: Maximum of 1 MW
  • Equipment Requirements: Solar:
  • Systems must be in compliance with all applicable standards; Must carry a minimum 7-year warranty on inverters, 20-year warranty on panels, and 2-year warranty on labor; Modules and inverters must be on the California Energy Commission (CEC) approved equipment list.
  • Wind:
  • Systems must be in compliance with all applicable standards; Generator must be listed or certified by at least one of the following organizations: American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), British Wind Energy Association (BWEA), California Energy Commission (CEC), New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA), Small Wind Certification Council (SWCC).
  • Hydro:
  • Systems must be in compliance with all applicable standards;
  • Installation Requirements: Installations must comply with all federal, state, and local codes and meet detailed siting criteria specified in program guidelines. Systems must be grid-connected and net metered. Solar systems must be installed by a Nevada-licensed electrical C-2 or C-2g electrical contractor. Wind and microhydro systems must be installed by a Nevada-licensed C-2 electrical contractor.
  • Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: NV Energy
  • Web Site: http://www.Nvenergy.com/renewablegenerations

Contact:

John Hargrove
NV Energy
RenewableGenerations
6100 Neil Road
Reno, NV 89511
Phone: (866) 786-3823
E-Mail: renewablegenerations@nvenergy.com
Web Site: http://www.nvenergy.com/